Week 6 FCS Football Top 25 Rankings

1Eastern Washington LogoEastern WashingtonEagles offense rolled on Northern Colorado, like they do most games. Next week they'll host their neighbor, Idaho.5
2Sam Houston State LogoSam HoustonBearkats put the smack down on Lamar for an easy win. No game this week, that's really easy. Enjoy the rest.3
3north Dakota State LogoNorth Dakota StateBison continue their dominance of UNI. Most games are close but they have their number. They visit Illinois State trying to avoid letdown.4
4Southern Illinois LogoSouthern IllinoisSalukis were a little lucky in beating SDSU, but a win is a win. Next week, a good North Dakota team, needing a win badly, visits.7
5#20 Villanova FCS Football 2021 PreviewVillanovaWildcats went to JMU and came away with the biggest CAA win this year. Try to keep it going at winless Albany.15
6South Dakota State LogoSouth Dakota StateJackrabbits outthought themselves and lost to SIU in overtime. Next week they go to Western Illinois. Expect an inspired victory.1
7Montana LogoMontanaGriz had a pretty easy time dismissing Dixie State. Next week they host a good Sacramento State who's never won in Montana.8
8James Madison LogoJames MadisonDukes were shocked at home by Villanova. Not a bad loss, just unexpected. Next they'll go to bitter rival Richmond.2
9Montana State LogoMontana StateBobcats took a bite out of the Mustangs, numerous times. Now, a trip to the Wasach to play a desperate Weber State.10
10East Tennessee State FCS Football Top 25East Tennessee StateETSU stays undefeated after taking down The Citadel. They visit Chattanooga next, who has to make a last stand or the playoffs are kaput.12
11Southeastern Louisiana LogoSoutheastern Louisiana Lions gave up 48 points to Nicholls - no problem. They scored 58. They'll get 0-5 Houston Baptist, for their first home game next week.13
12UC Davis LogoUC DavisAggies, what happened? No one saw a loss coming to then winless Idaho State. They'll come home vs. Northern Colorado next.6
13Rhode Island FCS Football Top 25Rhode IslandRams stay undefeated, turning Delaware away. A couple road games coming up. The first one at Towson next.20
14#21 Northern Iowa FCS Football 2021 PreviewNorthern IowaPanthers just can't solve NDSU completely...always a few plays short. An underrated, tough South Dakota comes to UNI next.11
15Weber State LogoWeber StateWildcats had a week off to hopefully reset, because Montana State comes to town this weekend. A fourth loss would be costly.17
16FCS Football Top 25 Tennessee-MartinTennessee-MartinSkyhawks opened OVC play with a home win over Murray State. They go on the road to a struggling Eastern Illinois next weekend.18
17Delaware LogoDelawareBlue Hens were cut down in Rhode Island. Another road game coming, at Stony Brook.9
18Incarnate Word FCS Football Top 25Incarnate WordCardinals took the week off. Next week, they'll host Nicholls, who may be desparate to get to .500.19
19South Dakota FCS Football Top 25South DakotaCoyotes beat North Dakota at home. A tough roadie to Northern Iowa is next on their slate.NR
20Kennesaw State FCS Football Top 25Kennesaw StateOwls beat Hampton to keep a perfect Big South record. Much anticipated home date with North Carolina A&T comes next.NR
21Jackson State FCS Football Top 25Jackson StateTigers took A A&M to the wood shed and spanked them unmercilessly. Now they'll try to do the same again to Alabama State.NR
22Central Arkansas FCS Football Top 25Central ArkansasBears had the week off. They'll host Eastern Kentucky next week in a game that may eventually be a playoff eliminator.22
23Princeton FCS Football Top 25PrincetonTigers won at Monmouth; good win over a good opponent. Come on Ivies! Let 'em in the playoffs. At Brown next week.24
24Eastern Kentucky FCS Football Top 25Eastern KentuckyColonels took care of Abilene Christian to win their third straight. Imparative road win needed at Central Arkansas next week.NR
25Mercer FCS Football Top 25MercerBears once lost to FBS Alabama. They've beaten everyone else. Upcoming home game vs. VMI may ultimately be for a second SoCon bid.NR



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